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Make it a Mathnasium Summer: Math Camps 2016 in Savannah, Pooler, Bluffton

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Mathnasium Math Camps Classes Savannah SAT ACT PREPSummer 2016 Math Curriculum offerings @ Mathnasium in Savannah, Islands, Pooler, Bluffton

DISCOUNTS FOR EARLY ENROLLMENT. RESERVE NOW.

During summer, many students lose 2 to 2.5 months of the math
computational skills they learned during the school year.(Source: Washington Post)

Mathnasium’s fun summer programs are all about preventing summer learning loss and helping our students prepare for what lies ahead.

For some that means a solid review of previous material. Others benefit from previewing upcoming concepts. Most students will get some of both.

Set your own flexible schedule. Use 15 to 24 hours anytime to suit you, and drop in on the days you choose. Spread your visits through the summer, or complete in just a few weeks.

Mathnasium programs include :
 Cure for counting with fingers
 Jump start going into grades 1 through 5
 Master times tables
 Master fractions, decimals and percents
 Pre-algebra power math middle school review
 High school readiness – Algebra, Geometry, Algebra 2, Pre-Calculus
 SAT/ACT PREP

PLUS FREE GAME NIGHTS.

Locations

4 Convenient Locations

Mathnasium of Savannah Midtown
912-355-5678
(next to TJ MAXX)

Mathnasium of Savannah Islands 
912-898-3700
(Whitemarsh Isl next to Polka Dots)

Mathnasium of Pooler
912-330-0666
(next to Publix)

Mathnasium of Bluffton
843-815-6284
(near Publix off Buck Island Rd

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Art classes for toddlers, pre-schoolers @ Scribble Art Studio, Savannah

Monday, April 4th, 2016

Scribble Art Studio art classes for toddlers

Yes there are art classes for toddlers & preschoolers in Savannah,

Thanks to Scribble Art Studio in Savannah, you can now start your young artist exploring and experimenting with art early.

Scribble presents “Experiment & Explore: Creative Learning for Little Ones” for ages 2 & older.

Classes will be 10-11AM Wednesdays April 13-May 4 2016.

Register here or email info@thescribbleartstudio.com or call 912-713-7376.

To learn more about Scribble’s summer camps, art classes & children’s birthdays in Savannah, click here or call 912-713-7376 or email info@thescribbleartstudio.com

For more information, contact artist Carrie Christian at (912) 713-7376 or email info@thescribbleartstudio.com  . Click here for more info. Scribble Art Studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Anniversary of Siege of Fort Pulaski, April 9-10

Tuesday, March 29th, 2016

Fort Pulaski Savannah154th Anniversary of Siege of Fort Pulaski @  Fort Pulaski National Monument in Savannah
April 9-10 2016

Fee Information: Adults: $7
Children 15 & younger

See the schedule of events here.

Fort Pulaski National Monument
U.S. Highway 80, 15 miles east of Savannah
Near Tybee Island, Georgia

Make tissue-paper flower crowns @ Telfair Museum’s Jepson Center

Tuesday, March 8th, 2016

Family Programs Jepson Center Drop-in Studio Make tissue-paper flower crowns @ drop-in studio @ Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center, 1-4PM daily during April 2016.

Children’s 12 & younger now receive free admission to Jepson Center.

The drop-in studio activities are not just for kids but for all ages including adults. APRIL: Art in Bloom: Make tissue paper flower crowns.

Learn more here. 

JEPSON CENTER
207 W. York St.

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Art Start: Stroller and Toddler Tours
3rd Thursday of Every Month
10:30-11:30AM
$5 per child / adult members free / adult non-members $20

Start your day with art with our new and combined programs! Once a month, our youngest patrons are invited to the museum for story time, a special tour, and an art activity. Strollers, crying babies, toddlers, and older siblings are all welcome here. Come play and learn with us!
APRIL 21
Collecting Landmark Events with Art
MAY 19
Elvis at 21: Positive and Negative Shapes
JUNE 16
Sculpture: Dynamic Forms in Play-Doh
JULY 21
State of the Art: Mixed Media and Collage

Register here.
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Free Family Days

1-4PM on one Saturday each month

Sat. April 23
Technology Then and Now at the Owens-Thomas House
Owens-Thomas House
Did you know that the Owens-Thomas House had running water even before the White House? Find out about exciting 19th-century technologies in this fun exploration of the historic Owens-Thomas House. Investigate the technologies of yesteryear—from cisterns and water collection, to lighting and laundry devices—through hands-on activities for children, and enjoy a special performance by the Savannah Children’s Choir!

Sat. May 7
State of the Art: Savannah Community Celebration
Jepson Center
Savannah is bursting with artistic talent, and Telfair wants to celebrate it! Enjoy an array of local contemporary art, and meet some of the fabulous artists and art groups making and promoting art in our community. Take part in this exciting, blossoming scene by making some art of your own!

Sat. June 11
Juneteenth Festival
Jepson Center
Juneteenth is the oldest celebration commemorating the end of slavery in the United States. Free and open to the public, this annual festival features live performances and hands-on art activities for all ages, celebrating Savannah’s history and Gullah Geechee heritage. The festival begins with an interactive performance by Jamal Toure and other local storytellers, followed by demonstrations by traditional artists throughout the region. Children can experiment with crafts and try their hand at a variety of artmaking projects. A special highlight of the afternoon includes a live concert by reunited members of the Gospelaires, a legendary a cappella vocal group from Pin Point, offering a rare treat to the celebration.

Sat., July 9
Prints at the Telfair Academy
Telfair Museums has an incredible collection of prints, but they are not always on display. This Free Family Day gives you a chance to glimpse some of these amazing works in the historic Telfair Academy, featuring master artists such as Rembrandt and Whistler. You can also try your hand at different printmaking techniques to create masterpieces of your own!

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Admission

Adult: $20
Senior (65+): $18
Military (w/ military ID): $18
Student (ages 13-30 w/ ID): $15
Child (ages 12 & under): FREE

Admission includes a visit to each of Telfair Museums’ three sites: Jepson Center, Telfair Academy, Owen-Thomas House. Valid for one week.

Jepson Hours
Sunday – 12-5pm
Monday – 12-5pm
Tuesday – 10am-5pm
Wednesday – 10am-5pm
Thursday – 10am-5pm
Friday – 10am-5pm
Saturday – 10am-5pm

Follow Telfair Museums on Facebook here. 

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Spring kids’ art classes, spring break art camp in Pooler

Monday, March 7th, 2016

art classes kids Pooler

During March, get your kids to Pooler’s new art studio –   Everyone’s An Artist studio @ 115 Canal St. March happenings include
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After-School Spring 2016 Art Classes

New kids’ art classes begin Monday 3/21. Something for everyone from ages 2-17 including Mommy & Me class for ages 2-4; drawing & painting; advanced art for ages 11 & older; homeschool art for ages 5 & older.

See the class schedule above. Call ahead to register. 912-755-4567

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Kids’ Movie Night

Everyone’s An Artist studio offers regular Kids’ Movie Night where kids can enjoy a movie, art project & pizza while you enjoy a childfree night.

March Kids’ Movie Night
Sat.  March 19 6-9PM
Pizza, popcorn, movie & crafts. Ages 4+. Call to register: 912-755-4567

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Spring Break Camps Savannah Pooler 2016

Spring Break Art Camp 
March 14-18. Details here.
Cost per child: $175.
Ages 4+, and 8+. Register today! Call to register: 912-755-4567
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Special Needs Open Studio
Special Needs Open Studio
Sat. March 19. Siblings welcome!
All ages and abilities. Only $15 per art kit. Drop in between 1-4PM
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Everyone’s An Artist studio, 115 Canal St. Pooler, offers group & private art classes, birthday parties, kids’ movie nights, adult art parties & more. On Facebook here. Everyone’s An Artist studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

Spring Break Events & Facebook Giveaway with Show Up. Have Fun.

Monday, February 29th, 2016

Homeschool March Field Trips Show Up. Have Fun. Savannah Looking for something fun to do over Spring Break in Savannah? Wanting to add more hands-on learning opportunities and field trips to your homeschooling curriculum? Looking for activities to do WITH your kids instead of just playing chauffeur?  Show Up.  Have Fun.  has you covered.

Check out their March activities below:

LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE – Pre-Registration Required for All Events

Thurs. March 3, 2016 at 1PM – Skull Identification program at Skidaway Island State Park (Register Here)

Fri. March 4, 2016 at 7:30PM – Dallas Brass performance at Averitt Center for the Arts in Statesboro (Register Here)

Fri. March 11, 2016 at 7PM – Sensory Awareness Night Hike at Skidaway Island State Park (Register Here)

Wed. March 16, 2016 at 1PM – Savannah City Plan and Architecture program with downtown architectural scavenger hunt at Massie Heritage Center (Register Here)

Thurs. March 17, 2016 at 11:15AM – Columbia City Ballet Educational Outreach Series presents Alice in Wonderland at the Koger Center for the Arts in Columbia, South Carolina (Register Here)

Fri. March 18, 2016 at 2PM – Guided, interactive program at Georgia State Railroad Museum (Register Here)

Wed. March 23, 2016 at 1PM – Intro. to Geocaching at Skidaway Island State Park (Register Here)

Sat. March 26, 2016 at 7:30PM – TUSK:  The Ultimate Fleetwood Mac Tribute at Averitt Center for the Arts in Statesboro (Register Here)

***Show Up.  Have Fun. is giving away a family 4 pack of tickets to see Dallas Brass at the Averitt Center for the Arts Friday March 4, 2016 at 7:30PM.  Visit them on Facebook to enter.***

Stay connected.

Be the first to know about sales, freebies, and new events – Like Show Up.  Have Fun. on Facebook and go here to sign up for the weekly email newsletter, highlighting sales and upcoming events.

Homeschooling your kids or planning to attend multiple events?  Check out Subscription Options that give you early access to event registrations, discounts on all paid events, and access to multiple free events per month.  Additional details can be found on the How It Works page.

Show Up.  Have Fun. was founded by a Savannah mom with a passion for hands-on, experience-based learning and a goal of providing fun and engaging educational and social opportunities for families.  Show Up.  Have Fun. organizes events throughout Savannah and the Lowcountry.

Kids’ Open Studio & Painting with Dad & More @ Everyone’s An Artist Studio, Pooler

Sunday, February 14th, 2016
kids art classes Pooler Everyone's an Artist Studio

Spring Break Art Camp

Everyone’s An Artist  studio in Pooler will have a Spring Break 2016 art camp March 14-18.

Cost per child: $175. Register before March 1 to receive a $25 discount. 

To register, call 912-755-4567.

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Open Studio

How to get some childfree time. Bring the little ones to Open Studio @ Everyone’s An Artist  in Pooler.

Bring your child in for an hour of fun arts and crafts.

Kids can do supervised art work while you cross items off on your to-do list

Below are the February 2016 open studio schedule for the studio.

Open Studio times are:

Thurs., 2/18

Monday, 2/22, Tues. 2/23, and Thurs. 2/25

10AM-1PM (drop-off)

Call ahead to register. 912-755-4567

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Children with special needs

Saturday, 2/20, 1-4PM:  Very Special Artists Open Studio for those with Special needs. Siblings welcome. $15 per art kit (drop-in with parents/caregivers for support)

Call ahead to register. 912-755-4567

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Painting with Dad

Sunday 2/21 2-4PM Painting with Dad. Ages 8+ (recommended but not required). $45 for each couple.

Call ahead to register. 912-755-4567

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Monsters vs. AliensMovie & Craft Night for Kids, Kid-Free Night for Parents<

Everyone’s An Artist studio offers regular Kids’ Movie Night where kids can enjoy a movie, art project & pizza while you enjoy a childfree night.

Saturday 2/27 6-9PM Kids’ Movie Night.
Movie will be Monsters vs. Aliens.

Call ahead to register. 912-755-4567

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Everyone’s An Artist studio, 115 Canal St. Pooler, offers group & private art classes, birthday parties, kids’ movie nights, adult art parties & more. On Facebook here. Everyone’s An Artist studio is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

 

Savannah Summer Camps 2016: Snapology Robotics, Computer Programming, Lego® Star Wars & more

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

Snapology Savannah classes, summer camps If your kids like LEGO® Bricks, they’ll LOVE this: Snapology of Savannah.

But shhh. Don’t tell them it’s educational.

Snapology of Savannah offers summer camps & after-school classes. We’ll tell you about both below.

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Summer Camps 2016
Registration opens in March
Locations will be Savannah Country Day School and The Bryan County Community Education Program in Richmond Hill.

ROBOTICS Camps
Inventors Club Robotics (ages 7+)
Snapoloy’s Space Wars Robotics (ages 7+)

COMPUTER PROGRAMING Camps
snAPP Video Game Design (ages 8+)

THEMED Camps (ages 5-10)
Lego® Star Wars
Minecraft®
Ninjas
Friends®

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2016 Summer Camps @ Savannah Country Day School

May 31-June 3
9:30am-12:30pm Star Wars®
1:30-4:30 Video Game Design

June 6- June 9
9:30-12:30 Space Wars Robotics
1:30-4:30 Inventors Robotics

June 13- June 16
9:30-12:30 Minecraft
1:30-4:30 Inventors Robotics

*To register for the camps listed above and for camp descriptions and more information please go to the
Savannah Country Day School website here and click on the Summer Programs tab. Registration forms can be found on the website. Registration opens in March.

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2016 Summer Camps Bryan Co. Community Education Program, Richmond Hill

June 20-June 23
9AM-Noon Video Game Design
1-4PM Ninjas

June 27-June 30
9AM-Noon Minecraft®
1-4PM Space Wars Robotics

July 11-July 14
9-Noon Star Wars®
1-4PM Inventors WeDo Robotics

July 18-July 21
9AM-Noon Minecraft®
1-4PM Lego® Friends

*To register for the Bryan Co. Community Ed camps and for camp descriptions and more information please stop by 120 Constitution Way Richmond Hill or call 912-459-5116.

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After-School Snapology Classes continue through May at:

-Bryan Country Community Education Program in Richmond Hill (120 Constitution Way, Richmond Hill phone number is 912-459-5116)
-Savannah Country Day School (see school website here for after school program information and registration forms)
-Savannah Christian Prep School (see school website here for after school program information and registration forms)
-St. Elizabeth’s Church Preschool (see Snapology of Savannah website here for more information or ask the child’s teacher for more information on Snapology classes at this school).

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Star Wars Adventures with LEGO class @ Savannah Christian Prep 

Attention Savannah Christian Preparatory School parents.

Registration is now open for the next session of Snapology after-school classes at your school.

Adventures with Lego STAR WARS will be offered at your school for 6 weeks, Mondays March 7- April 25 (skipping March 21-28), 2:45-3:45PM.

Registration forms and more information can be found on your school website by clicking here or on Lower School- Beyond the Day- After School Activity Programs.

Space is limited and classes fill up fast.

If you love STAR WARS, this is the class for you. Come participate in Star Wars themed activities using LEGO bricks and other interactive learning tools, build scenes from the movie, your favorite characters, space ships, light sabers, you name it.

May the force be with you. Come build and learn with Snapology of Savannah.

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Birthday Parties

Bring the LEGO® birthday party to you.

Snapology of Savannah‘s Birthday Party-To-Go is a LEGO® fanatic’s dream come true.

The children will spend 1 hour engaged in LEGO® building activities with Snapology of Savannah‘s party facilitator based on the theme of your choice. A large assortment of LEGO® bricks and baseplates will be available for children to use.

Choose from one of the popular themes & learn more here. 

Snapology of Savannah offers after-school classes, summer camps & birthday parties, savannah.snapology.com, Snapology of Savannah is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Loyalists & Liberty kids’ program @ Savannah History Museum

Thursday, February 4th, 2016

loyalists liberty Savannah History Museum Loyalists & Liberty: A Revolutionary War Experience at Savannah History Museum & Battlefield Memorial Park.

The story of Savannah’s role in the American Revolution comes alive. This hands-on family-friendly experience starts in Savannah History Museum, where you will learn about Savannah at the time of the Revolution, conditions of a soldier in the American militia, and events leading up to the 1779 Battle of Savannah. The program concludes on Battlefield Memorial Park with musket firing demonstrations, while you join in our reenactment of the militia attack on this British fortification.

This special program offers visitors an in-depth understanding of the Revolutionary War in Savannah.

It includes a musket demonstration and a visitor reenactment on Battlefield Memorial Park.

Included with purchase of See 3 Pass and/or admission to Savannah History Museum.

Program is at 10:30AM, 12:30PM, and 2:30PM on Fridays & Saturdays in February 2016 and first weekends of March 2016.

Tours meet in the lobby behind the Visitor’s Center. (with the mural)

For more information, click here or call 912.651.6840 x 303.

Savannah History Museum, 303 MLK Jr. Blvd. Savannah, 31401, www.chsgeorgia.org/SHM Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

 

Register now: Old Fort Jackson Family Campover 2016

Monday, February 1st, 2016

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Tickets are now on sale for Old Fort Jackson’s annual Family Campover March 4-5 2016 in Savannah.

Spend the night in Georgia’s oldest brick fort. Children will train as soldiers from the American Revolution and participate in a reenactment of the 1778 Battle of Savannah. Adults will train as Civil War soldiers and learn the drill for the 12 lb. howitzer, the fort’s historic cannon, plus fire the weapon. Dinner, snacks and breakfast will be provided.

Preregistration and prepayment are required.

Click here to register. Registration is limited to 80 participants.

PRICING (Includes all activities and food):

Adults (Ages 16+) $65**
Children (Ages 4-15) $45

** Activities for adult participants (ages 16 and up) will include training with and firing historical black powder weaponry which is reflected in this pricing structure.

This event is NOT appropriate for children younger than 4 years of age.

This year’s registration and tent setup will begin at 5pm and dinner will be served at 6:15pm, followed by many fun and exciting military activities. The night will end with s’mores, historic songs and games.

The next morning campers will rise, pack up their gear, enjoy breakfast and participate in the event closing ceremonies. 

Each ticket purchased for “Old Fort Jackson Family Campover” will support Coastal Heritage Society’s mission and expand their educational and interactive programs at Old Fort Jackson.

Old Fort Jackson
1 Fort Jackson Road
Savannah, GA 31404
912.232.3945

Coastal Heritage Society manages Old Fort Jackson, a historic fort located on the Savannah River three miles east of downtown Savannah, www.chsgeorgia.org/, Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Diesel Days Train Rides & Blacksmithing Demos @ Georgia State Railroad Museum, Savannah

Saturday, January 30th, 2016

Train Rides Georgia State Railroad Museum

Georgia State Railroad Museum‘s Diesel Days begin Fri. Feb. 5 2016.

There will be site tours by Diesel Train at the following times through March 27:

Fridays and Saturdays @ 11AM 11:30AM, 1PM and 2PM
Sundays @ 1PM and 2PM

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Blacksmithing Demos

Get ready for Irons in the Fire 2016 a celebration of artist blacksmithing @ Georgia State Railroad Museum in Savannah.

On Sat. Feb. 27, the community is invited to attend an artisan blacksmithing demonstration from 10AM-4PM @ Georgia State Railroad Museum. A dozen blacksmiths from the Southeast will showcase their craft and fabricating items for purchase in the blacksmith shop.

The expert metalsmith artists will create a variety of designs using just the old world tools of fire, anvil and hammer to make their masterpieces. Please note that while many of the items will be for purchase, most sales are cash only.

Cost

The day-long event is open for the cost of general admission at Georgia State Railroad Museum, $10 for adults and $6 for children ages 2 to 12 years old.

The entire Georgia State Railroad Museum site will be open for exploring, so visitors are encouraged to walk through the historic railcars, experience the handcar and go on a guided Site Tour by Train.

Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah 31401, 912-651-6823, chsgeorgia.org/GSRM, Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser 

Interactive historic re-enactment kids’ program @ Old Fort Jackson

Thursday, January 28th, 2016

Old Fort Jackson SavannahMix fun with education at A Century of Sentries- a kid-friendly, interactive historic re-enactment program happening Presidents’ Weekend of Feb 12-Feb 15 2016 at Old Fort Jackson in Savannah.

Old Fort Jackson played an important role in the American Revolutionary War, the War of 1812 and the Civil War.

Come learn about the history and more during the special “A Century of Sentries” program.

Explore the daily life of a soldier, while uncovering stories about the many individuals and units once stationed there.

Guests can participate in a variety of activities appropriate for all ages. Available activities include marching, battle reenactments, heavy artillery drill and musket and cannon demonstrations.

Learn more here. 

Old Fort Jackson
1 Fort Jackson Road
Savannah, GA 31404
912-232-3945

Admission:
$7 per adult
$4 per child (ages 2-12)
Ask about the Discount Combination Ticket

Hours of Operation:
Monday-Sunday: 9am-5pm

Coastal Heritage Society manages Old Fort Jackson, a historic fort located on the Savannah River three miles east of downtown Savannah, www.chsgeorgia.org/, Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser

Visit CHS on Super Museum Sunday for free admission

Wednesday, January 27th, 2016

FREE events Savannah Super Museum Sunday 2016Where can you learn about three centuries of diverse history in Savannah?

Coastal Heritage Society’s five sites are once again participating in Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday, on Sun. Feb. 7, 2016 from noon to 4 pm.

Georgia History Festival gives locals and visitors a chance to explore the state’s rich history through free programming at historic sites, house museums and art museums.

What: Georgia History Festival’s Super Museum Sunday

When/Where: Feb 7, noon to 4 pm at all five of CHS sites:
*Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah, GA
*Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Rd, Savannah, GA
*Pin Point Heritage Museum, 9924 Pin Point Ave, Savannah, GA
*Savannah Children’s Museum, 655 Louisville Rd, Savannah, GA
*Savannah History Museum, 303 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Savannah, GA

Cost: FREE!

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Nutrition Workshops for Kids @ Savannah Children’s Museum

Tuesday, January 19th, 2016

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Join Savannah Children’s Museum starting Valentine’s Day for bi-weekly Sunday nutrition workshops, each focusing on different aspects of a healthy lifestyle.

The program will actively engage children pre-K and up with art, movement, and science, while focusing on nutrition education. The whole family is encouraged to attend and participate.

Naturally Sweet
Sun. Feb. 14 at 12PM and 2PM

Join Jesse Rosenblum, SCM’s resident nutrition expert, to learn about eating the rainbow, fruit as an alternative to candy, and the importance of healthy fats.

Each workshop in this Spring 2016 Smart Start series will actively engage children ages Pre-K and up with art, movement and science while learning about nutrition and health. The whole family is encouraged to attend and participate.
 
When: Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 12 pm and 2 pm
 
Where: Savannah Children’s Museum‘s Frogtown Garden
Cost: $7.50 for all guests 18 mos. and older (FREE for CHS members!)

5 Senses
Sun. Feb. 28, 12PM and 2PM

Eating isn’t something we do with just our mouths. Every single one of our five senses influences how we eat and the foods we choose most often. Use the five senses while talking about the importance of a varied diet and trying things more than once. All of this along with songs, crafts, movement, story time and takeaways to help you eat healthfully at home.

Be sure to check out SCM’s Calendar for upcoming family nutrition programs.

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Presidents Day Hours

Savannah Children’s Museum will be open Monday Feb. 15, 10AM-4PM

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Daily Programs @ Savannah Children’s Museum

Everyday Savannah Children’s Museum offers enhanced programs and utilizes the museum to bring you and your families engaging opportunities to learn and experience Savannah Children’s Museum in unique ways. These programs are offered daily and are included in the purchase of your museum pass and always free for members.

Wednesdays through Saturdays:
10:30am Rockstar Reading
11:30am Awesome Art
12:30pm Family Fitness
1:30pm Super Science

Sundays:
11:30am Rockstar Reading
12:30pm Awesome Art
1:30pm Family Fitness
2:30pm Super Science

Theatre Workshop & Performance with Show up. Have Fun.

Monday, January 18th, 2016

Show up. Have Fun. Events Children's Events Savannah Theatre Workshop and performance of The Emperor’s New Clothes at Jewel Conservatory Theatre with Show Up.  Have Fun. in Rincon.

Sat. Jan. 23, 2016 at 4PM

LIMITED SPACE AVAILABLE

Show Up.  Have Fun. is excited to offer this program for ALL 1st – 6th grade students. This program is with one of the Savannah area’s most beloved teachers, Corinna Rezzelle at The Jewel Conservatory Theatre.

Parents will watch the Jewel’s production of The Emperor’s New Clothes and attend a Talkback Session/Q&A along with their children.  Parents can then sign their children in for the Theatre Workshop at 5:30 PM and return to pick them up when it ends at 6:30 PM.

The schedule for this event is as follows:

  • 3:45 PM – Check in at the theatre with Shylah from “Show Up.  Have Fun.”  (parents and children together)
  • 4:00 PM – Watch the Jewel Conservatory Theatre’s production of The Emperor’s New Clothes (parents and children together)
  • 5:00 PM – Talkback Session/Q&A with the director and cast of the show (parents and children together)
  • 5:30 PM – Theatre Workshop with Corinna Rezzelle (Parents may leave after signing their children in for the workshop at 5:30 PM and pick children up when the workshop ends at 6:30 PM)

The Theatre Workshop with Corinna Rezzelle will include warm-ups, theatre games, and scene study using scenes from The Emperor’s New Clothes.  Snacks will be provided.

Registration for this workshop is only available online through the Show Up.  Have Fun. website.  Click here to go directly to the event registration page.  Questions regarding this event should be directed to shylah@showuphavefunsavannah.com

*Already have tickets to this performance and just need to add your kids to the workshop?  Email shylah@showuphavefunsavannah.com and they will get you set up.

Stay connected.

Be the first to know about sales, freebies, and new events – Like Show Up.  Have Fun. on Facebook and go here to sign up for the weekly email newsletter, highlighting sales and upcoming events.

Homeschooling your kids or planning to attend multiple events?  Check out Subscription Options that give you early access to event registrations, discounts on all paid events, and access to multiple free events per month.  Additional details can be found on the How It Works and Free Subscriber Events pages.

Show Up.  Have Fun. was founded by a Savannah mom with a passion for hands-on, experience-based learning and a goal of providing fun and engaging educational and social opportunities for families.  Show Up.  Have Fun. organizes events throughout Savannah and the Lowcountry.

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MLK Jr. Holiday Weekend soldier demos, interactive program @ Old Fort Jackson

Tuesday, January 12th, 2016

Thanksgiving demos, interactive program Savannah Old Fort Jackson Did you know that Old Fort Jackson in Savannah has seen 100 years of military conflict? The location played an important role in the American Revolutionary War, the War of 1812 and the Civil War.

Come learn about the importance of the fort’s location during our special “A Century of Sentries” program over this upcoming MLK Jr. Day 3-day weekend 2016.

Explore the daily life of a soldier, while uncovering stories about the many individuals and units once stationed here.

Guests can participate in a variety of activities appropriate for all ages. Available activities include marching, battle reenactments, heavy artillery drill and musket and cannon demonstrations.

“A Century of Sentries” is FREE for members and the cost of regular admission for the general public. Click here to become a member & save big.

Chatham Days‘ buy one, get one free discount for locals applies until Jan. 31 @ Old Fort Jackson. Free for members.

When: Jan. 15-18, 2016  9AM-5PM

Where: Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Rd., Savannah, GA 31404

Cost: FREE for members; general admission is $7 for adults and $4 for children. Click here to become a member & save big.

Old Fort Jackson, 1 Fort Jackson Road, Savannah, GA 31404 (912.232.3945)

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loyalists liberty Savannah History Museum Loyalists & Liberty: A Revolutionary War Experience at Savannah History Museum, Fri. Jan. 15- Mon. Jan. 18  2016.

The story of Savannah’s role in the American Revolution comes alive. This hands-on family-friendly experience starts in Savannah History Museum, where you will learn about Savannah at the time of the Revolution, conditions of a soldier in the American militia, and events leading up to the 1779 Battle of Savannah. The program concludes on Battlefield Memorial Park with musket firing demonstrations, while you join in our reenactment of the militia attack on this British fortification.

This experimental program is offered on select days including Jan. 15-18 2016 at 10:30AM, 12:30PM, and 2:30PM. For more information, click here or call 912.651.6840 x 303.

Savannah History Museum, 303 MLK Jr. Blvd. Savannah, 31401, www.chsgeorgia.org/SHM Coastal Heritage Society is a SouthernMamas.com advertiser. 

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Train Rides in SavannahDiesel Train Rides at Georgia State Railroad Museum

What: Come for a site tour of Georgia State Railroad Museum and enjoy a special diesel train ride, showcasing our #119 locomotive, a 44 tonner center cab switch engine, which was built in 1947.

When/Where: Daily from Jan. 15-18 at Georgia State Railroad Museum, 655 Louisville Rd. Savannah, GA 31401.

Cost: The price of general admission. Adult tickets are $10 and children’s tickets are $6 (for children 2 to 12 years of age.) Discounted train rides for members.

Learn more here. 

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